Junkanoo, the National Festival of The Bahamas, is an expression of Bahamian art and culture. Large groups parade with elaborate costumes, dancing or playing goatskin drums, horns, bells, or whistles, as thousands watch and dance along.
New Year's Day Junkanoo Parade: Nassau & Paradise Island
On the 1st of January at 2:00 AM.
Organization / Contact:Event Location Coordinates:
(242) 325-5267, (242) 328-5267
This event will be showcasing works by more than a dozen artists and artisans and will feature art from the late Walter Bethel. You can also enjoy a selection of fine wines and light bites.Admission: Adults $10.00 Children $3.00 BNT Members $5.00
This fair celebrates the annual 'coming back to the island' of friends and family. It is one of the largest events on The Berry Islands' calendar. The fun-filled day starts at sunrise with a White Elephant Sale; quality items will be available at inexpensive prices.
18 - 22 Apr
This event attracts domestic and international tourists. Some of the activities include Junkanoo rush-out, live band performances, fashion/cultural show, and native dishes.
This church fair is held on Easter Monday each year as a fundraiser for St. Bartholomew.